Latest Data (2018)
Population 31,118
Nationwide Rank 1231

Quick Facts

Michigan City, Indiana is the 1,231st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Michigan City, Indiana is a city.

Michigan City, Indiana is currently 8.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Michigan City, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Michigan City, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1221 Shawnee, Oklahoma 31,434 7.8%
1222 Wheat Ridge, Colorado 31,400 -4.4%
1223 Saratoga Springs, Utah 31,393 2399.4%
1224 Princeton, New Jersey 31,386 131.5%
1225 Rochester, New Hampshire 31,366 9.6%
1226 Naugatuck, Connecticut 31,288 0.8%
1227 Banning, California 31,253 32.1%
1228 Sherwood, Arkansas 31,237 20.8%
1229 Mundelein, Illinois 31,234 0.3%
1230 San Pablo, California 31,124 2.8%
1231 Michigan City, Indiana 31,118 -5.3%
1232 Winter Park, Florida 31,059 11.4%
1233 Hopkinsville, Kentucky 31,026 2.8%
1234 Laguna Hills, California 31,024 -3.1%
1235 Ithaca, New York 30,999 7.2%
1236 Morgantown, West Virginia 30,955 15.9%
1237 Redmond, Oregon 30,914 100.1%
1238 Algonquin, Illinois 30,910 32.9%
1239 Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 30,910 6.1%
1240 Danville, Illinois 30,898 -10.1%
1241 Nicholasville, Kentucky 30,829 47.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
619 Terre Haute 60,753 2.0%
643 Greenwood 58,778 60.0%
657 Kokomo 57,869 23.4%
697 Anderson 55,037 -7.6%
743 Elkhart 52,367 -0.4%
777 Mishawaka 49,931 6.2%
793 Lawrence 49,046 25.4%
808 West Lafayette 48,308 68.3%
821 Columbus 47,543 20.9%
824 Jeffersonville 47,432 58.3%
928 Westfield 41,528 168.5%
1051 Portage 36,806 9.5%
1058 New Albany 36,604 -3.2%
1100 Richmond 35,353 -9.5%
1111 Merrillville 34,750 13.7%
1121 Plainfield 34,386 67.5%
1147 Valparaiso 33,729 19.3%
1153 Goshen 33,566 12.4%
1231 Michigan City 31,118 -5.3%
1271 Crown Point 30,059 51.4%
1330 Schererville 28,501 14.1%
1345 Marion 28,047 -13.2%
1346 Hobart 28,040 10.0%
1351 East Chicago 27,930 -13.6%
1389 Zionsville 27,153 157.8%
1442 Brownsburg 26,397 74.9%
1496 Franklin 25,248 28.5%
1660 Greenfield 22,564 50.5%
1664 Munster 22,539 4.7%
1671 Highland 22,382 -4.9%
1719 Clarksville 21,622 0.8%
1721 La Porte 21,610 0.0%
1858 Seymour 19,731 8.4%
1889 Shelbyville 19,326 6.9%
1960 Avon 18,343 111.9%
1987 St. John 18,047 108.6%
2017 Logansport 17,728 -10.0%
2063 New Castle 17,268 -10.5%
2068 Vincennes 17,171 -7.9%
2081 Huntington 17,019 -3.8%
2172 Lebanon 16,117 12.1%
2173 Crawfordsville 16,114 6.4%
2178 Griffith 16,057 -7.1%
2187 Dyer 15,987 14.6%
2203 Frankfort 15,831 -5.6%
2215 New Haven 15,711 18.1%
2232 Jasper 15,568 18.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 31,118 1,231
2017 31,056 1,226
2016 31,157 1,214
2015 31,459 1,191
2014 31,487 1,185
2013 31,494 1,171
2012 31,150 1,169
2011 31,280 1,148
2010 31,479 1,139
2009 32,410 1,092
2008 32,330 1,086
2007 32,272 1,076
2006 31,687 1,078
2005 32,072 1,050
2004 31,860 1,050
2003 32,034 1,027
2002 32,369 1,009
2001 32,669 991
2000 32,870 976
1990 33,989 807